FAO.org

Home > Partnerships > Livestock Environmental Assessment and Performance (LEAP) Partnership > News and Events > News

News

Participants of the LEAP Technical Advisory Group on Water Footprinting and Nutrient Cycle Accounting met in Kigali, Rwanda from 15 to 18 November 2016.

Experts from the Water Footprinting TAG analyzed the differences in existing methodology namely ISO 14046 and the...

The 1st LEAP Partnership Outreach Workshop was held in Kigali-Rwanda on 15 November 2016.

The workshop gathered more than 50 participants including LEAP international experts and Rwanda officials from the Rwanda Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) and Rwanda Agriculture...

What are the challenges faced by farmers and governments to achieve sustainable development? What are the policy choices and tools available and how can multi-stakeholder initiatives help farmers and governments to reach these goals? These were the guiding questions of...

The first face-to-face meetings of the Nutrient Cycles Accounting and Water Footprinting TAGs were held at FAO headquarters in Rome from 12 to 14 of July 2016.
Experts from different regions and technical background shared their knowledge and experience in...

A research paper about the inclusion of the effects of agricultural production systems on biodiversity into environmental assessments framework has been recently published in the Journal of Applied Ecology. The LCA community increasingly understands the importance of assessing endpoint impacts...

1 2